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Parish Girl and Boy Choirs

The Saint Bridget Parish Girl and Boy Choirs are volunteer, non-auditioned choirs for children who are in at least the 2nd Grade.

The Parish Boy Choir (all boys, in at least 2nd Grade, with unchanged voices) will begin rehearsals Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 4:00 P.M.  See link below for schedule

The Parish Junior Girl Choir (2nd-5th Grades)  will begin rehearsals Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 4:00 P.M. See link below for schedule

The Parish Senior Girl Choir (6th Grade and older) will begin rehearsals Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 5:30 P.M. See link below for schedule

Called to Serve

  • You’re reading this because your child has expressed an interest in the choir, OR
  • You’re a parent who believes the Girl and Boy Choirs of Saint Bridget offer a unique opportunity for your child to learn and grow. 
  • Regardless, our Liturgy Ministry believes God has nudged you in this direction.

The Girl and Boy Choirs are an opportunity for children to be ministers in Saint Bridget Parish.

Membership Requirements

  • Families make time for ALL rehearsals and ALL scheduled liturgies and public performances.
  • Each child comes prepared to grow and learn. 

There is no audition for either choir, and no minimum skill set or experience is required to join.  However, each child is expected to grow in knowledge and understanding of music.

The Girl and Boy Choirs Are …

  • The choirs are a ministry to children in the parish, preparing them to be ministers to the parish.
  • The Saint Bridget Girl and Boy Choirs aren’t an “after school activity.”
  • Children of all levels of ability and skill are welcome in the choir. 
  • Each child is expected to participate and engage fully in rehearsals.
  • Children have a unique opportunity to learn self-discipline and commitment.
  • The choir can give them a sense of poise. 
  • The choir functions in a spiritual context.

Parish Senior Girl Choir

  • A choir for girls in at least 6th grade.
  • Rehearsals are most Wednesdays of the school year, 5:30 - 6:15 P.M. (beginning September 19).
  • The Senior Girl Choir typically sings the weekend of the 2nd Sunday of each month, for Christmas Eve, and on other occasions as scheduled or announced. 

Parish Girl Choir

  • A choir for girls who are in at least 2nd Grade.
  • New girls are given a six (6) week trial period during which they and the director will determine if they are interested in, and able to fully engage in the choral program. 
  • After the six week trial period, a child is expected to complete the nine (9) month season.
  • The Girls rehearse most Thursdays of the school year, 4:00 – 5:00 P.M. (beginning September 20).
  • The Girl Choir typically sings the weekend of the 2nd Sunday of each month, for Christmas Eve, and on other occasions as scheduled or announced.

Parish Boy Choir

  • A choir for boys who are in at least 2nd Grade
  • New boys are given a six (6) week trial period during which they and the director will determine if they are interested in, and able to fully engage in the choral program. 
  • After the six week trial period, a child is expected to complete the nine (9) month season.
  • The Boys rehearse most THURSDAYS (this is a change from the past) of the school year, 4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. (beginning September 20).
  • The Boy Choir will typically sing the weekend of the 2nd Sunday of each month, for Christmas Eve, and on other occasions as scheduled or announced.

Contact the Music Minister, abean@saintbridgetchurch.org for more information.

Girl and Boy Choir Shedules and Other Links

 

Contact Info

Saint Bridget Catholic Church
6006 Three Chopt Road
Richmond, Virginia 23226

Office: (804) 282-9511
Fax: (804) 285-7227
Priests' Residence: (804) 282-9318
parishmail@saintbridgetchurch.org

Office Hours
Mon-Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mass Schedule

Saturday:
Reconciliation at 4:00pm and by appointment
Vigil Mass: 5:30pm

Sunday:
7:30am, 9:00am,11:00am, 5:00pm

Daily:
8:00am, except holidays as scheduled

 

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